Overview

Warburg Institute


'Warburg Institute' can also refer to...

Warburg Institute

ELAM, Caroline Mary (born 1945), Senior Research Fellow, Warburg Institute, University of London, since 2012

Saxl, Friedrich [Fritz] (1890-1948), art historian and a founder of the Warburg Institute, London

YATES, Frances (Amelia) (1899 - 1981), Hon. Fellow, Warburg Institute since 1967; Reader in the History of the Renaissance, Warburg Institute, University of London, 1956–67

MONTAGU, Jennifer Iris Rachel (born 1931), Curator of the Photograph Collection, Warburg Institute, 1971–91, now Hon. Fellow

FRANKFORT, Henri (1897 - 1954), Director, Warburg Institute, London, and Professor of the History of Pre-Classical Antiquity in the University of London since 1949

In the Age of al-Fārābī: Arabic Philosophy in the Fourth/Tenth Century (Warburg Institute Colloquia no.12)Edited by Peter Adamson

TRAPP, Joseph Burney (1925 - 2005), Professor of the History of the Classical Tradition and Director, Warburg Institute, University of London, 1976–90, Hon. Fellow since 1990

HOPE, Charles Archibald (born 1945), Director, and Professor of the History of the Classical Tradition, Warburg Institute, University of London, 2002–10, now Emeritus Professor

BING, Gertrud (1892 - 1964), Director of the Warburg Institute and Professor of the History of the Classical Tradition in the University of London, 1955–59, later Professor Emeritus

KRAYE, Jill Adrian (born 1947), Professor of the History of Renaissance Philosophy, 2004–13, now Professor Emeritus, and Librarian, 2002–13, Warburg Institute, University of London (Hon. Fellow, 2014)

SAXL, Fritz (1890 - 1948), Director of the Warburg Institute, London, since 1933, and Professor of the History of the Classical Tradition in the University of London since 1945

GOMBRICH, Ernst (Hans Josef) (1909 - 2001), Director of the Warburg Institute and Professor of the History of the Classical Tradition, University of London, 1959–76, then Emeritus Professor

WALKER, Daniel Pickering (1914 - 1985), Professor of the History of the Classical Tradition, in the University of London at the Warburg Institute, 1975–81, now Emeritus

WARBURG, Otto Heinrich (1883 - 1970), Ordre pour le Mérite, also Cross, Star and Shoulder Ribbon (West Germany); Direktor des Max Planck Institute für Zellphysiologie, Berlin-Dahlem

RYAN, William Francis (born 1937), Librarian, 1976–2002, Emeritus Professor, 2003, and Hon. Fellow, since 2003, Warburg Institute, and Professor of Russian Studies, School of Advanced Study, 2000–02, University of London

McGRATH, Elizabeth (born 1945), Curator, Photographic Collection, 1991–2010, and Professor of the History of Art, 2000–10, Warburg Institute, University of London, now Professor Emeritus and Hon. Fellow

BURNETT, Charles Stuart Freeman (born 1951), Professor of the History of Islamic Influences in Europe, since 1999, and Co-director, Centre for the History of Arabic Studies in Europe, since 2012, Warburg Institute, University of London

 
Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Founded to house a library dedicated to preserving the classical heritage of Western culture, built up in Hamburg from 1905 by the German art historian Aby Warburg (1866–1929). In 1933 it was transferred to England and housed in the Warburg Institute (part of the University of London).


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.